Archive for August, 2011

Superflow: Bachelor Thesis by Ian Clemmer

“Superflow, the Bachelor Thesis I completed in July, 2010, takes you on an audio-visual journey into the world of Digital Harmony. Superflow is an algorithm I discovered on October 23rd, 2009, which changes the position of objects and their relationship to each other. Superflow can be initiliazed by rotating all objects after setting up a parent-child hierarchy with one pivot point. My thesis introduces the discovery of the Superflow algorithm, a newly created formula Polarflow (based on the Superformula by Johan Gielis and Bert Berinckx), and a newly designed mathematical framework Polarflow Fundamentals. Polarflow Fundamentals is the foundation and combination of these formulas, and can help us understand the long journey that the theorem of pythagoras has taken. In combination with the Superflow algorithm, possibilities have become endless.”

Above The Dust

Black Holes by Yury Ustsinau

| Images © Yury Ustsinau |

Miniature Stop Motion Graffiti: Tumblingerstraße

Abschlussarbeit Designschule München 2010. | RS YO | Musik: Mr.Polaroid.

Digital Artworks by Kelly MacPhee

Kelly MacPhee ist eine freischaffende Künstlerin aus West Midlands, England. Auf ihrem Portfolio findet man neben Illustrations- und Animationsarbeiten auch digitale Kunstwerke. Die hier abgebildeten Arbeiten sind eine Auswahl aus der “Swanswell Digital Art Competition”, wo Kelly MacPhee 4 von 5 der ausgeschriebenen Preise erhielt. Ein Besuch ihrer schönen Website lohnt sich.

| Images © Kelly MacPhee |

Figure In Isolation

Masked figures live alone in an empty world.

A short animation by Kaleb Durocher & Michelle Chrzanowski • Sound by Vacation Dad.

AANAATT by Max Hattler

Complete credits, awards and screening history:

“Hattler proposes an unusual stop-motion animation, where objects of abstract shape and unknown function move in a space that bears no relationship to any kind of real experience. The various elements move within this three dimensional space, like parts of a dynamic painting that condenses a whole series of references to contemporary art: from the constructivism of Moholy-Nagy, to the historic abstracts of Mondrian and Klee, and on to the more recent experience of conceptual and kinetic art. Changing shapes, plays of colour and transforming surfaces compose a dynamic universe that is both alienating and fascinating at the same time.” Invideo 2010, Italy.

Sometimes A Whole Life Is Lived In A Day: Li Hui

Eine kleine Auswahl beeindruckender Fotos der chinesischen Künstlerin Li Hui. Die Fotografin ar- beitet mit einer Spiegelreflexkamera und erschafft dann mittels verschiedener Belichtungstechniken diese fantastischen Bilder. Mehr von ihren Werken gibt es auf ihrer Seite oder Flickr-Page zu sehen.

| Photography © Li Hui |

Danny MacAskill: Industrial Revolutions

Industrial Revolutions is the amazing new film from street trials riding star Danny Macaskill. Filmed & edited for Channel 4 ‘s documentary Concrete Circus.

Where Do We Land? China Skateboard Trip To Mongolia

The Converse China skateboard team ventured up north to give their neighbor, Mongolia, a week long visit! Besides filming skateboarding in Ulaanbaatar, the troupe journeyed through the chilly Gobi Desert via camels, stayed in traditional yurts and experienced some unwelcoming as well as sketchy situations while trying to just film some maneuvers on rough terrain.

“Where do we land?” features the skateboarding of Keng Qu, Thrasher, Xu Ying, Blackie, Dan Leung and Xiao Xing. Directed, filmed & edited by Patrik Wallner.